Factbox-Cricket-Sri Lanka v Australia test series


(Reuters) - Factbox on the two-match test series between Sri Lanka and Australia, which begins in Galle on Wednesday:

FIXTURES

First test June 29-July 3 Galle 10 a.m. (0430 GMT)

Second test July 8-12 Galle 10 a.m. (0430 GMT)

SRI LANKA

World ranking: 7

Coach: Chris Silverwood

Captain: Dimuth Karunaratne

Squad: Karunaratne, Pathum Nissanka, Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Kamindu Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella, Dinesh Chandimal, Ramesh Mendis, Chamika Karunaratne, Kasun Rajitha, Vishwa Fernando, Asitha Fernando, Dilshan Madushanka, Praveen Jayawickrama, Lasith Embuldeniya, Jeffrey Vandersay.

AUSTRALIA

World ranking: 1

Coach: Andrew McDonald

Captain: Pat Cummins

Squad: Cummins, Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Cameron Green, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Josh Inglis, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc, Mitchell Swepson, David Warner, Glenn Maxwell.

TEST HEAD-TO-HEAD

Matches: 31

Sri Lanka wins: 4

Australia wins: 19

Draws: 8

LAST THREE SERIES

2019 Australia beat Sri Lanka 2-0 in Australia

2016 Sri Lanka beat Australia 3-0 in Sri Lanka

2012-13 Australia beat Sri Lanka 3-0 in Australia

(Compiled by Aadi Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Peter Rutherford)

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